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World Data Centers in Russia and Ukraine
World Data Centers (WDC) in Russia and Ukraine are accepted as the Regular Members of the World Data System (WDS), created through a decision of the 29th General Assembly of the International Council for Science (ICSU).
World Data System - new multidisciplinary structure of ICSU, intended for the organization of new, coordinated, global approach to the scientific data and information, guaranteeing the general-purpose equivalent access to qualitative data and information for research, education and informed decision making.
In 2008 World Data Centers in Russia and Ukraine have united in the Russian-Ukrainian segment of the World Data System. WDCs provide a free access of scientific organizations and scientists to data of planetary geophysics and sustainable development. Details of the WDCs in Russia and Ukraine are given on their Web-sites.

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